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Euro falls on Greece debt worries, dollar rebounds NEW YORK: The euro slumped against the dollar on Monday on worries over whether Greece would secure aid before it runs out of cash in three weeks, while the greenback gained versus other currencies on the view the Federal Reserve will raise U.S. interest rates this year.Athens sounded upbeat about talks with its creditors to release funds from its 240-billion-euro aid package while Germany called for a more detailed list of reforms.Concerns about the negotiations were mitigated by encouraging European data. A report showed confidence in the euro zone economy rose to its highest since July 2011 and a positive reading on German inflation raised hopes the region would avert deflation.The euro remains under pressure from the diverging policy paths of the Fed and the European Central Bank, supporting the notion it would fall to parity with the dollar this year, analysts said."That's a pretty strong headwind for the euro," ...

C$ softens on lower oil prices, weak data TORONTO: The Canadian dollar was weaker against its US counterpart on Monday in light trading, pressured by lower oil prices and as investors looked ahead to domestic data later this week.US data showed consumer spending rose negligibly in February, the latest sign that the US economy has been experiencing a soft first quarter, pinched by the strong greenback and bad weather, among other factors. Meanwhile, inflation edged higher, but was still below target."We still expect ...
C$ weakens on cheaper oil, eye on GDP next week TORONTO: The Canadian dollar fell against its US counterpart on Friday, sideswiped by retreating oil prices and facing concern that Canadian economic growth data next week could show more weakness.Brent oil fell below $50 a barrel after spiking higher on Thursday on Saudi-led air attacks in Yemen.Canada is a major oil producer and its currency had risen on Thursday along with oil prices on news of the air strikes, with market participants concerned over crude ...
Dollar ends week lower after Yellen comments have muted impact NEW YORK: The US dollar edged lower against a basket of major currencies on Friday after traders were reluctant to buy the greenback ahead of US jobs data next week, and after comments from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen. Yellen said the Fed is giving "serious consideration" to beginning to reduce its accommodative monetary policy and a rate hike may be warranted later this year, although a downturn in core inflation or wage growth could ...
C$ firms on higher oil, Bank of Canada speech TORONTO: The Canadian dollar strengthened against the greenback on Thursday after oil prices jumped on news that Saudi Arabia and its allies carried out air strikes in Yemen and after Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz gave a speech that was less dovish than expected.Stock markets worldwide were knocked lower after the air strikes in Yemen fueled worries that Middle East energy shipments may be put at risk, although Wall Street later recovered.As the oil ...
C$ strengthens after Bank of Canada speech TORONTO: The Canadian dollar strengthened against its U.S counterpart on Thursday after a speech by Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz in London was viewed by the market as less dovish than expected.In remarks that underscored the possibility the central bank will keep interest rates steady next month, Poloz said the bank's quarter-point rate cut in January has bought it time to examine the effects of cheaper oil on the economy of Canada, a major ...
Dollar gains against euro but slips against yen, franc on Gulf worries NEW YORK: The US dollar recovered against the euro on Thursday on the view that central bank monetary policy remained more favorable for the greenback, while it slipped against the Japanese yen and Swiss franc concerns about Gulf oil supplies.The euro hit $1.10525 early Thursday, its highest since a nearly two-week high of $1.10625 on March 18 after the Fed released its latest policy statement, before erasing its gains. It last traded down 0.48 percent ...


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Banking Review 2014

Foreign Debt $61.805bn
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